Controversies in tarsometatarsal injuries

Orthop Clin North Am. 1995 Apr;26(2):229-38.


Lisfranc injuries still remain a problematic situation in many clinical cases. Although thought to be an uncommon problem, they are actually a common injury. This article serves to make the clinician aware of the many recent changes in diagnosis and treatment. Emphasis is placed on the precise diagnosis of this condition and subsequent follow-up.

MeSH terms

  • Ankle Injuries / complications
  • Ankle Injuries / diagnosis
  • Ankle Injuries / surgery*
  • Fracture Fixation, Internal / methods
  • Fractures, Bone / diagnostic imaging
  • Fractures, Bone / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Locomotion
  • Osteoarthritis / etiology
  • Radiography
  • Sprains and Strains / therapy
  • Tarsal Joints / injuries*
  • Tarsal Joints / physiopathology